Javier Zapata

     Americas  Indonesia  
     [email protected]
     +54 11 2102-1105

About the firm

VU is a global company focused on fraud prevention and identity protection. It provides innovative solutions for robust identity authentication through the combination of traditional cybersecurity controls with biometrics, geolocation, machine learning, ID card recognition and user behaviour analysis.

Through modular solutions, VU helps to digitally transform the business and to increase the level of operations with a lower operative risk. Its technology can be applied both to the corporate and governmental environment and offers the possibility of integration with any existent platform in a fast and standard way. More than 130 clients in 25 countries in Latin America, Europe and the US, including governments, banks and retail companies, integrate VU technology to protect confidential information. Among them, there are Banco Santander (Fortune 500), the Banco de la República de Uruguay (NYSE), Prisma, Falabella (Forbes 2000) and Globant (NYSE).

The company works with a network of 60 partners, including Microsoft, Cisco, Intel, IBM and BGH. VU was recognized by Microsoft as Country Partner of the Year in Argentina (2019) and Bolivia (2020).


  • Biometrics: facial, voice, fingerprint and palm print recognition to identification of people.
  • Fraud prevention through Artificial Intelligence, encrypted data transfer, analysis oftransactions and user behaviour for fraud detection.
  • Identity prevention through multifactorial user authentication, implementation and management of certificates for digital signatures and secure management of emails, chats and other messaging services.
  • Risk management for effective incident response and analysis of the use of products based ontheir effectiveness and satisfaction.

Global Reach: With offices in Mexico and all over Latin America and Indonesia, VU can provide its services on a global scale.